Posted by David Gray in Blackboard, Chrome, Local Palomar News, Mozilla
on Jul 2nd, 2012 8:07 am | Comments Off
In keeping with our efforts to help faculty prepare for changes in technology before they have to deal with it live in front of their students, we have upgraded the BbSandbox environment here at Palomar to the latest build out from the company, Blackboard Learn 9.1 SP9.
Being an odd-numbered service pack, the bulk of the changes in SP9 are of the “bug fix” and “security update” variety, which I won’t bother going into here. There are also some administrator-side improvements to the system, but as all three of Palomar’s Blackboard sysadmins are already aware of...
Posted by Terry Gray in Firefox, Mozilla
on Dec 18th, 2009 2:10 am | Comments Off
The goal for the Mozilla programmers is to deliver Firefox 3.6 by end of year. Today they announced the fifth–and final (?)–beta. The features include:
127 bug fixes
Improved Personas, used to skin firefox as desired
Tab placement that locates new tabs next to the tab on which the spawing link exists (If you use a lot of tabs this one is really important.)
A new, improved File Interface for better management of upload/download files. (Also, much needed).
Here are the download links:
Remember, this is a beta, and not recommended for production computers at Palomar...